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adjective spontaneous pronunciation in American English /spɑnˈteɪniəs/

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  1. happening in a natural way without being planned or thought about

    spontaneous applause/cheers

    He was suddenly filled with tears of spontaneous emotion.

    1. b.
      science used about chemical or biological changes or processes that happen suddenly in a natural way

      spontaneous wildfires

      spontaneous contractions of the muscles in the esophagus

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a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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